Cortinarius variosimilis  M.M. Moser & Ammirati (1999)

Collection and Photo: Debbie Viess, Oregon 2006

This is one of the common Phlegmaciums of the Pacific Northwest. The authors named it that way for they perceived resemblance to Cortinarius varius, minus the strongly blue gills.

Collection & Photos: Prof. Joseph Ammirati, Univ. of Washington

Spores: 9-10.3x5.2-6.2